S: Countdown by Deborah Wiles
FC: Countdown by Deborah Wiles
1: Table of Contents *Author Page *Story Summary *Meet the Characters *Favorite Parts | Ashley Kleinschmidt T&L 544 Fall 2011
2: AWARDS - Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award -PEN/Phyllis Reynolds Naylor Working Writer Fellowship. National Book Award Finalist | Deborah
3: - Born in Alabama - Air Force Family - Summered in Mississippi | Wiles
4: 1962 - The Cold War has gotten even more intense with Soviet missals being placed in Cuba, just 90 miles from the US
5: This is the story of 5th grader, Frannie. Frannie is trying to catapult into her teenage years while the world is crumbling around her. Will she even survive long enough to go to her first boy/girl party?
6: Atomic Bombs Are Falling Down? | Loyal Logical Orderly Ready
9: One small step for man.... One giant leap for mankind. | Jo Ellen | Uncle Otis
10: Mom | I am a woman above anything else -Jacky K.
11: Dad | "Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country" - JFK
13: The world has been crashing down around Frannie. Like many young kids, Frannie needs to be assured that the world will be alright. However, every one has their own problems. Frannie turns to music to realize that she is a survivor
14: Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn. ~Elizabeth Lawrence
22: Nature gives to every season, a beauty all its own. - Charles Dickens
25: Fall is here!